Monthly archive

July, 2014

  • The Carbon County Sheriff ’s Department named Mary Sanders of Bridger as the woman who died after falling into the Clark's Fork River at the fishing access site south of Bridger, July 1. She was 51 years old. Emergency crews and Carbon County Search and Rescue were dispatched to the scene shortly after 6:30 p.m. It took 90 minutes to...
  • The Red Lodge City Council approved a plan to allow for a 3,200 sq. foot expansion to the Red Lodge Senior Center. The current building is 6,000 sq ft. Architect Susan Hovde spoke on behalf of the Senior Center, saying there is a need to expand their thrift shop. The expansion will be to the south of the present building and will not involve a...
  • To the Editor, A huge, sincere "thank you" to everyone who supported the Carbon Stillwater Counties Yellow Ribbon Community Ice Cream Social fundraiser. To those who purchased tickets (all 100 tickets were sold) and to the generous benefactor who provides the venue and ice cream with all the trimmings, and the...
  • Elva Loyning, 93, of Roberts, whom passed away in March, celebration of life will be 4 p.m. on Sunday at the Loyning home, 65 Cooney Road in Roberts.
  • An Open House to celebrate a life well lived will be held to honor Judy Dodd, 11/17/1944 – 5/10/2014, at 1430 Lazy M., Red Lodge July 5, at 5 p.m. R.S.V.P. (208) 345-5694.
  • Susan K. Loomis, 67, of Boyd, passed away on June 24, 2014, after a courageous battle with cancer, with her family and close friends by her side. She was born on March 21, 1947, to Frank and Millie Winklbauer in Cleveland, Ohio. Her family moved to Berea, Ohio, when she was a young girl, where she received her education. Sue attended Bowling Green...
  • Robert (Bob) John Bleeker, 50, of Joliet passed away on Wednesday, June 25, 2014.   He was born on March 2, 1964 the son of Dr. John and Dorothy Bleeker in Chicago, Ill.  Bob and his family moved to Montana when he was 9 years old and he knew at that age he wanted to be a rancher. Bob grew up in Joliet and graduated from Joliet High...
  • Alice C. Hayden of Bridger passed away early Tuesday morning, May 27, 2014 at Cedar wood Villa in Red Lodge, of pancreatic cancer. Alice was 87 years old. Alice was born in Hardin, on Jan. 26, 1927. She was the youngest of four children of Neva A. and Gerald F. Corwin. Alice grew up on the family homestead near Hardin and the Bair sheep ranch in...
  • Broadway from 3rd to Robinson will open tomorrow, July 2 for the Red Lodge Rodeo Holiday Weekend. Broadway will remain open the week of July 7 while the rest construction from 3rd to Robinson is completed with traffic control. Travelers may still elect to use the Detours next week to avoid any short delays due to flagger stations. Broadway will be...
  • A total of 113 fires in the NW Territories of Canada and northern Alberta, covering approximately ½ million acres, are responsible for the hazy weather conditions of late. Most are from lightning strikes. Smoke from these fires is being carried down from the jet stream into Montana. Reductions in visibility are not anticipated. For more...